Phil Jordan

Phil Jordan was elected as an Independent Isle of Wight councillor in the May 2013 local elections.

He sat on the Executive Committee as member for Public Health and Public Protection and PFI, but in December 2016 he resigned from the Executive.

Below are some articles in which he is mentioned.

Nicholson Road application gets green light, despite objection by Island Roads over major highway concerns (Updated)

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The planning applications for development of Nicholson Road, Ryde were approved last night, despite major highways concerns from Island Roads and the Town Council. Details within

Wednesday, 23rd September, 2020 9:38am

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 14 readers' comments

Ryde Town council: No rise in the precept, staff restructure and plans for the future explained (updated)

ryde town council meeting - start of friday meeting

After Friday's rocky meeting, some positive news comes forward from Ryde Town Council. As well as setting out plans for the coming year, shedding light on the recent departure of two clerks, there will be no rise in the precept, says the Mayor.

Wednesday, 22nd January, 2020 8:30am

By Sally Perry with 20 readers' comments

Motions of ‘no confidence’ in Ryde councillors defeated to huge rounds of applause (video) (updated)

first vote of the ryde town council no confidence vote

All three motions of 'no confidence' against five Ryde councillors were defeated, with the Mayor adding that he was not opposed to an internal audit or inspection of processes

Monday, 20th January, 2020 2:05pm

By Sally Perry with 3 readers' comments

Ryde Mayor ‘never felt so low’ ahead of ‘no confidence’ meeting

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Cllr Lilley said he had been unable to discuss the issue for confidential reasons. He said it had been difficult for him personally, as he was unable to publicly dispute the accusations

Thursday, 16th January, 2020 4:57pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 42 readers' comments

Motions of ‘no confidence’ against five councillors to be debated at public extraordinary meeting

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Someone suggested ditching the TV soap opera on Friday night and heading to Ryde Town Council where the tensions between councillors will be played out in public

Wednesday, 15th January, 2020 9:17am

By Sally Perry with 35 readers' comments

Deep divisions in another Town Council as motion of ‘no confidence’ tabled against five councillors

ryde town council

Ryde steps up as the next town council with deep divisions, as a motion of no confidence is tabled against five councillors, including the mayor

Friday, 10th January, 2020 4:47pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 13 readers' comments

Councillor confirms £1 harbour purchase plans

Seagulls at Ryde harbour

The chair of Ryde Town Council’s harbour working group, said there were no plans to increase the council tax precept for 2020 in order to acquire the Harbour

Monday, 18th November, 2019 2:05pm

By Louise Hill, Local Democracy Reporter with 28 readers' comments

Ryde resident parking permits could be ‘nightmare scenario’, says Cllr (updated)

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Cllr Jordan believes the Isle of Wight "needs a proper parking strategy that is tailored to different areas". Cllr Whittle says the current strategy seems to work well.

Monday, 15th April, 2019 10:29am

By Peter Gruner with 4 readers' comments

Pancake Challengers flip Pancakes for Poverty Awareness on the Isle of Wight

Cllr Lilley on Pancake Day

A target to raise £2,000 for Isle of Wight Foodbank and Isle of Wight Red Box project led to several councillors flipping pancakes yesterday. More within.

Wednesday, 6th March, 2019 10:03am

By Michael Lilley

Councillor explains why claims of re-opening Undercliff Drive are extremely premature

Undercliff Drive

Former Executive member, Phil Jordan, who has an indepth knowledge of the situation on Undercliff Drive, explains why the Leader's claims of reopening the road are extremely premature.

Tuesday, 21st February, 2017 6:04pm

By Phil Jordan with 14 readers' comments

Isle of Wight Councillor convicted on drink driving offence

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Cllr Phil Jordan, who resigned as an Executive Member at Isle of Wight council after being caught drink driving, was today found guilty and sentenced to a ban.

Tuesday, 13th December, 2016 12:16pm

By Sally Perry with 102 readers' comments

Bacon calls nonsense on accusations of ‘cover up’


Conservatives rushed to accuse the Independent leadership of trying to cover things up, when he says the Executive reshuffle had been planned for sometime, but brought forward due to Cllr Jordan's circumstances.

Thursday, 8th December, 2016 1:32pm

By Jonathan Bacon with 151 readers' comments